Theater

It’s Only A Play

Terrence McNally’s It’s Only A Play returned to Broadway during the 2014-15 season, with an all-star cast including Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick, directed by Jack O’Brien.  Caiola Productions co-produced this classic show biz comedy, newly revised and updated by its multi-Tony Award winning author, which was a box office smash.

You Can’t Take It With You

Caiola Productions was a co-producer of the acclaimed 2014-15 Broadway revival of the classic Pulitzer Prize winning comedy You Can’t Take It With You, one of the most popular and delightful American plays ever written. James Earl Jones led the cast as “Grandpa Vanderhof,” and the director was 6-time Tony nominee Scott Ellis. The production was nominated for five Tony Awards, including Best Revival of a Play.

Nevermore

Following sold-out runs in London and throughout North America, the internationally-acclaimed musical play Nevermore – The Imaginary Life and Mysterious Death of Edgar Allan Poe was co-produced on the New York stage by Caiola Productions in January-March 2015.  With haunting music and stunning stagecraft, Nevermore tells the moving story of the iconic American writer who has fascinated the world for more than a century. Nevermore is written, composed and directed by Jonathan Christenson and designed by Bretta Gerecke. Nevermore was nominated for […]

Cinderella

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella opened on Broadway in March 2013, in a glorious production that was nominated for 9 Tony Awards® including Best Revival of a Musical and won 3 Drama Desk Awards and a Tony Award® for Best Costumes.  Co-produced by Luigi Caiola and Rose Caiola, directed by Mark Brokaw, and starring Laura Osnes as Cinderella, Santino Fontana as the Prince, Victoria Clark as the Fairy Godmother, and Harriet Harris as Cinderella’s Wicked Stepmother, the musical is a live stage adaptation […]

The Realistic Joneses

During the 2013-14 season, Caiola Productions was a co-producer of the Broadway premiere of The Realistic Joneses, a play by Will Eno. The Broadway production starred Toni Collette, Michael C. Hall, Tracy Letts and Marisa Tomei, and was directed by Sam Gold.  The cast earned a 2014 Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Ensemble Performance.

The Bridges of Madison County

During the 2013-14 season, Caiola Productions was a co-producer of The Bridges of Madison County, a musical based on the 1992 bestselling novel by Robert James Waller and its 1995 film adaptation starring Meryl Streep and Clint Eastwood.  The musical was written by Marsha Norman and Jason Robert Brown, who earned 2014 Tony® and Drama Desk Awards for his luscious score. The Broadway cast starred Kelli O’Hara (Tony and Drama Desk nominee for her role) and Steven Pasquale.

Macbeth

During the 2013-14 season, Luigi and Rose Caiola co-produced this thrilling interpretation of Shakespeare’s darkest and most powerful tragedy, Macbeth.  Starring Tony Award® and Olivier Award winner and two-time Emmy nominee Alan Cumming, directed by Tony Award® winner John Tiffany and Andrew Goldberg, this Macbeth was set in a psychiatric unit with Cumming as the sole patient, reliving the infamous story and inhabiting each role himself.

Porgy and Bess (National Tour)

Winner of the 2012 Tony Award® for Best Revival of a Musical, the recent stunning Broadway revival of The Gershwins’ Porgy and Bess embarked on an acclaimed tour of the U.S. from November 2013-July 2014. Luigi Caiola and Rose Caiola were co-producers of the national tour, directed by Tony Award® winner Diane Paulus with a book adapted by Suzan-Lori Parks and Diedre Murray, which included members of the Broadway cast and such legendary songs as “Summertime,” “It Ain’t Necessarily So,” and “I […]

Glengarry Glen Ross

Led by Al Pacino, the 2012-13 Broadway season’s all-star revival of Glengarry Glen Ross by David Mamet was directed by Daniel Sullivan and co-produced by Luigi Caiola and Rose Caiola.  This landmark production of the Pulitzer Prize winning drama grossed an average of more than $1,000,000 per 7-performance week during its strictly limited engagement, making it one of the most financially successful Broadway plays of all time.

The Heiress

Starring Jessica Chastain, David Strathairn, and Dan Stevens (Matthew Crawley on Downton Abbey), this handsome revival of the classic play The Heiress based on Henry James’s novella Washington Square was co-produced on Broadway during the 2012-13 season by Luigi Caiola and Rose Caiola. Moisés Kaufman directed this wrenching love story about a wealthy young woman whose clashes with her domineering father and romantic encounter with a fortune hunter teach her to appreciate her own true worth, but at a terrible cost.

The Anarchist

In fall 2012, Luigi Caiola and Rose Caiola co-produced the Broadway premiere of David Mamet’s thought-provoking meditation on crime and punishment, The Anarchist, which starred Patti LuPone as a convicted domestic terrorist and Debra Winger as her jailer, and was directed by Mr. Mamet.

Jekyll and Hyde The Musical

Luigi Caiola was a producer of the 2012-13 national tour and Broadway engagement of the classic tale of good and evil, Jekyll and Hyde The Musical, starring American Idol star and Tony Award® nominee Constantine Maroulis and multi-platinum recording artist and Grammy® nominee Deborah Cox. After a four-year run on Broadway and multiple world-wide tours, this dark and dangerous love story from Tony® and Grammy Award® nominee Frank Wildhorn and Oscar® and Grammy Award® winner Leslie Bricusse returned to Broadway with […]